President Murmu confers Bharat Ratna to BJP stalwart LK Advani at his residence

President Droupadi Murmu conferred the Bharat Ratna upon veteran Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani at the latter’s residence in Delhi on Sunday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, former Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu were also present on this occasion. President Droupadi Murmu on Saturday conferred Bharat […]

President Murmu confers Bharat Ratna posthumously on Narasimha Rao, Charan Singh, two others

President Droupadi Murmu on Saturday conferred Bharat Ratna on four eminent personalities, including two former Prime Ministers, Chaudhary Charan Singh and PV Narasimha Rao. Former Bihar Chief Minister Karpoori Thakur and agronomist MS Swaminathan were also conferred with the country’s highest civilian award. The central government announced five names for […]

President Murmu accepts Tamilisai Soundararajan’s resignation, Jharkhand Governor gets charge

President Droupadi Murmu accepted Telangana Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Tamilisai Soundararajan’s resignation on Tuesday. President Murmu also appointed C P Radhakrishnan, Governor of Jharkhand, to discharge the functions of the Governor of Telangana and Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry in addition to his duties until regular arrangements are made. “I am humbled […]

President Murmu approves crest of INS Jatayu, naval detachment Minicoy to be commissioned today

The Naval Detachment Minicoy will be commissioned as INS Jatayu, an upgraded naval base, marking an important milestone in the Indian Navy’s resolve to incrementally augment security infrastructure at the strategic Lakshadweep Islands on Wednesday. According to the officials, the crest of the INS Jatayu, depicting a bird that was approved by […]

World Radio Day: Smriti Irani’s show ‘Nai Soch Nai Kahani’ hosts President Murmu in final episode

In celebration of World Radio Day, President Droupadi Murmu will share her life journey with Union Minister of Women and Child Development Smriti Irani on a special radio show airing on February 13. During the interaction, President Murmu reminisced about her childhood, shared experiences from her educational and professional journey, and reflected […]

President Murmu, Amit Shah attend CLEA- Commonwealth Attorneys and Solicitors General Conference 2024

President Droupadi Murmu and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday attended CLEA -Commonwealth Attorneys and Solicitors General Conference (CASGC) 2024 at the Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. The theme of the conference is “Cross-Border Challenges in Justice Delivery”. This conference aims to deliberate on important issues pertaining to law […]

Ayodhya Ram Temple Committee, VHP seeks time from President Murmu to extend invite for Pran Pratishtha

Ahead of the Pran Pratishtha ceremony at Ram Mandir in Aaodhya, the temple’s construction committee and the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) have sought time from President Draupadi Murmu to invite her for the event on January 22, according to sources. “We have sought time from President of India Draupadi Murmu […]

“If girls are given adequate opportunities, they can outperform boys”: President Murmu

President Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday said that if girls are given adequate opportunities, they can outperform boys. Murmu’s statement came while addressing the 9th Convocation event of the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) in the national capital. “I am happy to know that out of 65 students receiving degrees today, 37 […]

“Dismayed to see Vice President humiliated” says President Murmu over mimicry of RS Chairman

Expressing concern over the mimicry incident of Rajya Sabha Chairman Jagdeep Dhankhar by suspended TMC MP Kalyan Banerjee outside the Parliament, President Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday said that she was “dismayed to see the manner in which the respected Vice President was humiliated”. Taking to her official handle on social media handle X, the […]

President Murmu confers President’s colours to Armed forces medical college Pune

The President of India, Droupadi Murmu presented the President’s colour to the Armed Forces Medical College at Pune on Friday. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that AFMC has earned a reputation as an institution of the highest standard in medical education. The graduates of this institute have made the nation proud through […]

Officer trainees undergoing course at HIPA Gurugram call on President Murmu

A group of officer trainees undergoing the 98th Special Foundation Course at the Haryana Institute of Public Administration (HIPA) in Gurugram called on President Droupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Speaking on the occasion, President Murmu said, “Our civil servants have played a huge role in the multi-faceted development of the country.” She added that […]

Moral education brings positive changes in society, shapes human life: President Murmu

President Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday launched the National Education Campaign “New Education for New India” organised by Brahma Kumaris at Kilasama Mini Stadium in Sambalpur, Odisha. On this occasion, Odisha Governor Raghubar Das and Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan shared the stage with Madam President on Wednesday. Addressing the launch event, Dharmendra Pradhan said, “Education is a key to making India a […]

President Murmu to visit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh from Nov 20-22

President Droupadi Murmu will visit Odisha and Andhra Pradesh from November 20 to 22, 2023, an official release said on Sunday. On November 20, President Murmu will grace the inaugural session of the 36th Annual Conference and Literary Festival of All India Santali Writers’ Association at Baripada. On the same day, she will also inaugurate an […]